Production Supervisor

Production Supervisor

Job Title: Production Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Willawong, Queensland
Salary: AU$80000.00 - AU$100000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH8898_1561697749
Contact Name: Sam Standfast
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2019 14:55

Job Description

The Company

Our client is an industry leader that manufactures and assembles equipment used in the Oil & Gas industry. This rapidly expanding organisation needs an experienced Design Engineer for an immediate start based in the Southern Brisbane suburbs.

The Benefits

  • Permanent, full-time opportunity
  • Immediate start
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Willawong location
  • Great organisational culture

The Role

The purpose of the Production Supervisor is to directly supervise, plan, schedule and support the production activities with the manufacturing and production of equipment to customers expectations.

  • Directly supervise the assemble, manufacture, test or tear down and rebuild of artificial lift products according to specifications.
  • Ensure production planning & scheduling (production/ contract manufacturing/ stock forecasting planning of major/minor components) for HPU's (New & Rebuilds) and implementation support of the plan with supply chain.
  • Continuously improve the overall planning methodology within the HPU business by conducting sales and operations meeting daily to monitor, report and provide solutions to overcome issues.
  • Improve rebuild production control to minimize spike order on the local facilities, global partners and minimize air freight.
  • Optimize safety stock availability to minimize excess inventory along with the supply chain team.
  • Identify, report and problem solve issues arising with the design, or components by following the correct internal processes for reporting issues, faults or non-conformities.
  • Actively supervise and implement the company's continuous improvement culture by raising, actioning, and closing out CI's or MOC's that will improve efficiencies in the plant.
  • Implementation of corrective actions as required to enhance productivity / efficiency or to minimise adverse impacts.
  • Supervise and manage the implementation of lean manufacturing tools and techniques to improve efficiencies and eliminate waste.
  • Supervise quality control or manuals, procedures/work instructions, risk assessments or other documentation as required.
  • Maintain high staff morale, model sound leadership and teamwork.
  • Supervise and enforce a safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations
  • Contribute to the business continuous improvement culture by identifying and suggesting areas for improvement and encouraging team members to do the same.
  • Maintains confidentiality of all matters.
  • Strong reporting and documentation skills.
  • Improve data collection and analysis to support effective reporting of the department's performance and to provide the necessary data to drive kaizen of all aspects of the business.
  • Promote the optimization of systems use and calibration of parameter's in-line with operational SLA's/KPI's.
  • Drive staff attitude and approach to ensure rapid, efficient and professional resolution of daily operational issues.
  • Agree and deliver KPI metrics on production output, safety stock coverage, availability & DIFOT.
  • Other duties as required.

Skills and Experience

  • Qualification in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Valid forklift licence

How to Apply

If you are the type of person who thrives in a dynamic and challenging role then this may be the role for you! Simply hit "Apply Now!" or call Sam Standfast on (07) 3343 6777 for more information.